14 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Beijing Games gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra on Tuesday urged corporate houses to play a bigger role in the progress of Olympics sports in India and said the disciplines should be "supported as a part of CSR activities".
20 May 2015
Tokyo: Japan convinced the International Olympic Committee that the 2020 Summer Games would be in a safe pair of hands in the Japanese capital. The country's organisational prowess and a $4.5 billion hosting fund gave it a clear edge over bid rivals Madrid and Istanbul when the IOC voted to decide the host.
28 Apr 2015
Raipur: Girls have outshined boys once again in the class X examinations in the state with 55.36 percent of them passing the Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) conducted exam, results for which were declared on Tuesday.
19 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Three Indian race walkers – Khushbir Kaur, Manish Rawat and Sandeep Kumar – on Sunday qualified for next year's Rio Olympics after creditable performances in the IAAF Race Walking Challenge at Rio Maior in Portugal.
11 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Homegrown handset player Spice Mobility on Wednesday reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 222.5 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2014.
07 Feb 2013
A new cocktail range inspired by former band Spice Girls was launched here in the presence of the bandmates - Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown, Geri Halliwell and Melanie Chisholm.
28 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday voiced concern over the declining sex ratio in 100 districts of the country, with situation being “more serious” in Haryana, and pitched for a campaign to save girls through the social media.
15 May 2015
New Delhi: Gagan Narang on Friday won the bronze medal in the 50m Rifle Prone Event of the ISSF World Cup at Fort Benning in USA, earning himself a quota place for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
26 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Following the earthquake in Nepal, state-run Air India and budget carriers SpiceJet and IndiGo have decided to operate additional flights and carry relief material to the quake-hit country free of cost.
20 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Barely five months into the job, uncertainty looms large over Paul van Ass’ continuing as Indian men’s hockey team’s chief coach with current and former India players feeling that Dutchman’s absence could prove to be detrimental to their preparation for the 2016 Olympics.